Linda Ruth Bell, 73, of Fairmont, died Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 in the Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown. She was born May 14, 1944, in Aurora, a daughter of the late Dayton Moats and Margie Moats. She is survived by her husband of 52 years Gerald Edward Bell of Fairmont.
Mrs. Bell was a homemaker and a graduate of Aurora High School.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law Charles and Roseanne Bell of Fairmont, three daughters and a son-in-law Sherrie Singleton of Morgantown, Carla Talkington of Fairmont, and Rebecca & John Wyrick of Markleysburg, Pennsylvania a brother Lonnie Moats of Horseshoe Run, WV, three sisters Retha Johnson of Horseshoe Run, WV, Carol Pitts of Farmington, WV and Joanne Arnold of Aurora, WV, 10 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a brother Stanley Moats, a sister Maxine Moats and a grandson Anthony Talkington.
The family will receive friends from 1-8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, and from 10-11 a.m. and Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, at the Ford Funeral Home, R.C. Jones Chapel, 1410 Country Club Road, Fairmont, WV 26554. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home Saturday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Nathan Barker officiating. The committal service will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
Published on January 17, 2018